Marilyn Ratliff

Marilyn Ratliff, age 62, of Bloomfield died December 21, 2017, at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics.


Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, December 29, 2017, at the Cantril United Methodist Church with Reverend Donna Olinger officiating. Burial will be at Maple Grove Cemetery, Cantril.


A gathering for friends and family will follow the burial at the Cantril United Methodist Church.


Memorials and cards can be sent to: Tim Ratliff 14 Sheridan Court, Bloomfield, IA 52537.


Marilyn was born on November 9, 1955 to Robert P. and Donna (Hupp) Black Sr. She was adopted and raised by Earl Oren and Ruth Elizabeth (Black) Keller. Marilyn married Timothy ?Tim? Dale Ratliff on February 27, 1994.


Marilyn was raised and spent most of her life in the Milton, Van Buren County area. She had a Degree in Medical records, and in Secondary Education. Marilyn worked for child health specialty clinics and retired in 2012.

Marilyn is survived by her husband, Timothy ?Tim? Ratliff of Bloomfield; daughter, Kari Ann Naill of Birmingham; and one sister Myra Kness of Albia


Marilyn was preceded by her parents, one brother, and one sister.


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